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Our city has so many stories to tell.

So many experiences to discover, and so many places to explore. Browse the blog to see useful tips, tricks, insights and highlights gathered by our passionate team of Leeds locals. Hidden gems, seasonal lists, fun facts, and awesome activities. Each one a new way to enjoy our home.

Five fabulous Santas’ to visit in Leeds this Christmas

The highlight of most children’s Christmas is a visit to the big man himself, we’re showcasing five family friendly Santa experiences in Leeds for this festive season.  

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25 November 2019

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Five Festive Markets to Find the Perfect Christmas Treat

If it’s all about finding the perfect Christmas gift for that special person; then forget about trudging along the busy high street or scanning the internet, why not spend a relaxing hour or two at a local Christmas market. Meet and speak to the

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20 November 2019

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Five Spectacular Shows to Keep You Entertained this Christmas

As the home of Opera North and Northern Ballet, and with its own repertory theatre Leeds Playhouse, as well the legendary City Varieties Music Hall – whatever your taste there’s a show for you in Leeds. Whether you’re looking for a gli

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5 November 2019

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What have you got planned for this Christmas?

Start planning your trip to Leeds this Christmas It may not be Christmas just yet, but it’s never too early to start planning that perfect short break, day out or catch up with friends; so take a look at what Leeds has lined up to keep

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24 September 2019

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Leeds: Five Filming Facts

Leeds has been at the forefront of film for over a century, and today more than ever the city is featuring on our screens …  

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31 July 2019

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Summer in the City

With the forecast picking up for July – whether it’s for a short break, a day out or a few hours away there’s always something to do in Leeds. One of the largest and friendliest cities in the UK – you’re guaranteed a warm welcome.

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27 June 2019

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Feeling the Love in Leeds

FEELING THE LOVE IN LEEDS Spend some quality time with a loved one this Valentine’s week in Leeds. Be whisked off your feet (hopefully not literally) ice skating in Millennium Square or at the Valentine’s Roller Disco Party at L

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12 February 2019

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